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Ms. Pastor from Bronx NY is requesting Educational Kits & Games through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hands-On Math

Help me give my students math manipulatives for hands-on learning and exploration.

  • $275 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a wonderful group of students in a high poverty neighborhood. The children I teach have the same drive to learn as students in more affluent neighborhoods.

I have been teaching in this same neighborhood for ten years and for the past ten years, I have seen parents struggle to buy basic supplies for their children.

They often have to choose whether to buy school supplies or food. Needless to say, the parents chose to buy food. A lack of supplies can really hurt a student's self-esteem​.

My Project

This year, I have the pleasure of teaching in an Integrated Co-Teaching classroom and I have an amazing group of students. They are able to work well in groups and guide each other when solving math problems.

This year, I have noticed that my students retain the math concepts that were taught when they have hands-on manipulatives to use during their independent tasks.

My students will use the ETA Daily Math Fluency kits to help them gain a better understanding of the mathematical concepts that have been taught. These materials will be used on a daily basis during small group instruction. These manipulatives will ensure that my students will be successful in math!

Ms. Pastor
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ETA hand2mind Daily Math Fluency Kit with Number Strings, Math Talks (Grade 4) • Amazon Business $199.95 1 $199.95

Materials cost

$199.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.11

Total project goal

$274.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.06

2 Donors

-$136.36

Donations toward project cost

-$117.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.31

match offer

-$136.35

Match offer toward project cost

-$115.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$1.35

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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